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Old 12-06-2017, 11:57 PM   #1
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The Son in Law started on his Suburban.

I picked the Suburban up for him in San Angelo, TX last summer. He started on it recently.

In the last pic, it looks like my grandson is getting ready to go to work.

He comes out and "helps" me after school.
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Old 12-07-2017, 09:00 AM   #2
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Re: The Son in Law started on his Suburban.

Great pictures. Use to help my dad work on cars when I was that age. Fun times!
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Old 12-07-2017, 05:47 PM   #3
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Love that color. Looks like he has a good start on that project, complete with a new dual exhaust already installed.
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Old 12-07-2017, 05:55 PM   #4
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Re: The Son in Law started on his Suburban.

Nice truck , wrong forum
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Old 12-07-2017, 06:03 PM   #5
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Re: The Son in Law started on his Suburban.

That looks like a really solid burb. What are his plans for it? Nothing wrong with the little guy helping. Set the bug young.
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Old 12-07-2017, 09:20 PM   #6
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Im in to see more .
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Old 12-08-2017, 12:07 AM   #7
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Love that color. Looks like he has a good start on that project, complete with a new dual exhaust already installed.
It still had the original exhaust on it, so he took it to the muffler shop before he pulled the engine.

The chassis is completely dissembled now, and he has all the small parts blasted. He is planning to blast the frame this Saturday.

His 4/6 drop kit arrived yesterday.

It will sport a carbureted 454 with 700R4 and 373 gears.

A couple of you saw his 72 Blazer at Des Moines Goodguys. His family has outgrown it.
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Old 12-10-2017, 10:46 AM   #8
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Re: The Son in Law started on his Suburban.

Gonna be a nice suburban! Did he sell the blazer?
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Old 12-10-2017, 11:55 AM   #9
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Gonna be a nice suburban! Did he sell the blazer?
He won't well the Blazer until he gets the Suburban on the road.
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Old 12-10-2017, 08:33 PM   #10
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Great looking project! I will be tagging along.
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